OTTAWA�The Canadian economy grew at a faster than expected pace in the third quarter, but economists cautioned Friday about the impact of lower oil prices on growth in the coming months.
A collapse in world oil prices will mean good news for Canadian motorists heading into the Christmas season, with one petroleum analyst saying already dropping gas prices will plummet this weekend.
The chaotic U.S., post-Thanksgiving scenes of Black Friday shoppers struggling through store entrances for deals on flat-screen TVs and other consumer electronics spread to the United Kingdom today.
The outlook for U.S. energy companies has dimmed, following a decision by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries to keep pumping lots of crude oil, despite a global glut.
OTTAWA (Reuters) - The Canadian government ran a budget deficit of C$744 million ($653 million) in the first six months of the 2014/15 fiscal year, down from C$10.35 billion in the April-September period of 2013, the finance department said on Friday.